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Synonym of Tongue

Tongue Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

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tongue
Synonyms and related words:
Maypole, abatis, aftertaste, alveolar ridge, alveolus, apex, argot, articulation, arytenoid cartilages, back, bagpipe, bar, baste, bell, berate, bill, bitter, blade, blow, blow a horn, blunder, boob, brains, breakwater, bugle, cape, carillon, carpet, chersonese, chew out, chimes, chitterlings, church bell, clapper, clarion, cockscomb, coral reef, cowbell, delta, dialect, dinner bell, dinner gong, doodle, doorbell, dorsum, double-tongue, facetiously, faux pas, fife, fire bell, flagstaff, flavor, flute, foreland, gaffe, giblets, gizzard, gong, gong bell, gust, hand bell, hard palate, haslet, head, headland, heart, hook, idiom, in fun, in jest, jaw, jestingly, jingle bell, jocularly, jokingly, keep mum, kidneys, language, langue, lap, larynx, lick, lingo, lingua, linguistic act, lip, lips, liver, locution, marrow, mistake, mouth, mull, nasal cavity, naze, ness, oral cavity, palate, parlance, parol, parole, passing bell, patois, peninsula, personal usage, pharyngeal cavity, pharynx, phonation, phraseology, pipe, point, pole, promontory, rail, rate, reef, relish, rod, sacring bell, salt, sandspit, sapidity, sapor, savor, savoriness, say nothing, scape, sequence of phonemes, shaft, sheepbell, shut up, sleigh bell, slip, smack, soft palate, sound, sour, speaking, speech, speech act, speech organ, spit, spur, stalk, stem, stick, stomach, string, sweet, sweetbread, syrinx, talk, tang, taste, taste bud, teeth, teeth ridge, telephone bell, the spoken word, tintinnabulum, tip, toot, tooth, tootle, totem pole, triangle, tripe, triple-tongue, trumpet, tweedle, upbraid, usage, utterance, utterance string, velum, vernacular, vocable, vocal chink, vocal cords, vocal folds, vocal processes, voice, voice box, whimsically, whistle, wind, wind the horn, word, word of mouth
  

  



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WordNet 2.0
tongue

Noun
1. a mobile mass of muscular tissue covered with mucous membrane and located in the oral cavity
(synonym) lingua, glossa, clapper
(hypernym) organ
(part-holonym) mouth, oral cavity, oral fissure, rima oris
(part-meronym) tastebud, taste bud, gustatory organ
2. a human written or spoken language used by a community; opposed to e.g. a computer language
(synonym) natural language
(hypernym) language, linguistic communication
(hyponym) mother tongue, maternal language, first language
3. any long thin projection that is transient; "tongues of flame licked at the walls"; "rifles exploded quick knives of fire into the dark"
(synonym) knife
(hypernym) projection
4. a manner of speaking; "he spoke with a thick tongue"; "she has a glib tongue"
(hypernym) manner of speaking, speech, delivery
(hyponym) sharp tongue
5. a narrow strip of land that juts out into the sea
(synonym) spit
(hypernym) cape, ness
(substance-meronym) sand
6. the tongue of certain animals used as meat
(hypernym) variety meat, organs
(hyponym) beef tongue
7. the flap of material under the laces of a shoe or boot
(hypernym) flap
(part-holonym) boot
8. metal striker that hangs inside a bell and makes a sound by hitting the side
(synonym) clapper
(hypernym) striker
(part-holonym) bell

Verb
1. articulate by tonguing, as when playing wind instruments
(hypernym) play, spiel
(hyponym) double tongue, triple-tongue
(derivation) lingua, glossa, clapper
(classification) music
2. lick or explore with the tongue
(hypernym) lick, lap
(derivation) lingua, glossa, clapper

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